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How Painful Is Laser Wart Removal
Painful: Laser treatment of warts is through it's high energy and burning mechanism. It also targets the blood vessels that feed the wart, thought to contribute to its efficacy. Your doctor may sometimes inject anesthetic into the area before the treatment to reduce the pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Warts of viral infections. To destroy the wart, you must destroy/remove layers of your skin which contain the virus. However, it will try to regrow as you treat, so the key is to be persistent with your treatment, be it laser, liquid nitrogen, cantharin, or candida antigen application by your doctor (sometimes every other week), or self treatments with otc salicylic acids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What type laser is most effective/least painful for .75 inch persistent plantars warts? Can you comment on the genenis plus vs. Lightpod neo?
I have HPV internal warts and will probably have to go to the hospital to do laser to remove them.How long will i stay in the hospital for?
Day surgery : Unless this is an extreme case this type of surgery is usually done as an outpatient meaning that no overnight stay is needed. ...Read more
Hpv transmission after laser surgery?
should I be worried? im a male and I had the warts removed, new partner and I don't want to hurt her. thank
Use condoms: You can remove the obvious warts with laser/freeze them or burn them with various chemicals. They can also disappear on their own in time. However, this family of viruses is capable of returning anytime and can shed without obvious warts. Condoms can help prevent transmission but is not 100%.It is possible you will never shed virus or have recurrence, but this germ may be with you for life. ...Read more